Blackburn Brook And Its Tributaries From Chapeltown To Wincobank
Flood Warning Info - Blackburn Brook and its tributaries from Chapeltown to Wincobank
Sheffield including the area from Thorncliffe Park Estate, Chapeltown to Meadowhall Interchange. Includes Chambers Way, Chambers Valley Road, Bridge Inn Road in Chapeltown, Station Road, Mill Road, The Common in Ecclesfield and Dara Street in Wincobank.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
Each Flood Warning may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Warning table above.
Flood Warning issued on 7 Nov 2019 18:13
River levels have risen as a result of the persistent heavy rainfall today. Consequently, flooding of property and roads is expected, 07/11/19. Further rainfall is forecast tonight and we expect river levels to remain high until 09:00 on 08/11/19. The areas most at risk are Chapeltown to Wincobank. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the forecast and our incident room is open. Please put your flood plan into action and see the GOV.UK website for a 5 day flood forecast. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.